A Crisis-Ready Primer On Education Economics

When we get to the cold-hard facts of budgets and spending in education, the tools economists have to offer simply cannot be ignored. With outstanding […]

Fend Off Facebook: What To Look Out For As Students Go Fully Online Permanently

Get ready for your learners to spend a lot more time in front of their screens, and the effects on their well-being. This could mean […]

How higher education can adapt to the future of work [Jahanian]

How higher education can adapt to the future of work — from weforum.org by Farnam Jahanian, President, Carnegie Mellon University; with thanks to Evan Kirstel […]

OPINION: The odds are still stacked against low-income college students; here are some ways to expand the possibilities [Eubanks-Davis]

OPINION: The odds are still stacked against low-income college students; here are some ways to expand the possibilities — from hechingerreport-org by Aimee Eubanks-Davis; with […]

“In the Age of AI” [PBS] + “Why AI is a threat to democracy – & what we can do to stop it” [Cole]

Why AI is a threat to democracy – and what we can do to stop it — from asumetech.com by Lawrence Cole Excerpts: In the […]

The two types of creativity that peak at different ages

The two types of creativity that peak at different ages: Hope for us old folks! “Applying...

Equity and the in-school business

Mettawee creates school “bank” to crowdfund field trip spending money Mettawee Community School, in West Pawlet VT, loves tradition. They’re a small, tight-knit school in […]

Towards a Reskilling Revolution: Industry-Led Action for the Future of Work [WEF]

Towards a Reskilling Revolution: Industry-Led Action for the Future of Work — from weforum.org As the Fourth Industrial Revolution impacts skills, tasks and jobs, there is growing […]

Reflections on “5 questions we should be asking about automation & jobs” [Kolko]

5 questions we should be asking about automation and jobs — from hbr.org by Jed Kolko Excerpts: Will workers whose jobs are automated be able […]

The re-education of Economics 101 [Nelson]

The re-education of Economics 101 — from qz.com by Eshe Nelson Excerpt: CORE’s online textbook, The Economy, has rewritten the first year of an undergraduate economics degree. […]

Infographic on the Internet of Things (IoT); Amazon is beefing up Amazon Web Services’ IoT 

From Dimitri Hommel’s posting on Twitter    Also see: Amazon is beefing up Amazon Web Services’ IoT — from businessinsider.com by Peter Newman As Digital Technology Pervades […]

Reflections on “Is Amazon’s algorithm cashing in on the Camp Fire by raising the cost of safety equipment?” [Chapman]

Is Amazon’s algorithm cashing in on the Camp Fire by raising the cost of safety equipment? — from wired.co.uk by Matthew Chapman Sudden and repeated price […]

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